FIDE-rated Northumbria Blitz Championship: Feb 3, 2018

Posted by Tim Wall on January 26, 2018

Everyone is cordially invited to play in the FIDE-rated Northumbria Blitz Championship!

Date: Saturday 3rd February, 2018. Start: 1pm Finish: 5pm

Venue: The Chillingham pub function room, 86 Chillingham Road, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5XL.

Time control: 5 minutes plus 2 seconds per move. Entry fee: £2 per player.

ONE SECTION, OPEN TO ALL – WITH TOP PRIZES, & GRADING, JUNIOR & SENIORS PRIZES.

75% of total entry fees will be returned as prizes. Any proceeds will go towards supporting the Northumbria Masters, which is taking place at The Chillingham on February 14-18.

Games will count towards your FIDE Blitz Rating! (To enter, you either need a FIDE ID Code or be affiliated to the English Chess Federation.)

To book your place, simply email Tim Wall on timpeterwall@gmail.com or text him on 0750 372 2366

For more info, go to: http://foresthallchess.org.uk/new-fide-rated-blitz-tournament/

South Shields A 0.5-4.5 Durham City

Posted by Lewis on January 26, 2018

John Boyd 0-1 Thomas Eggleston
Yaroslav Kolodiy 0-1 Ken Neat
Paul Bielby 0-1 Szymon Palucha
Brian Towers ½-½ Douglas Smith
Ian Maughan 0-1 Robin Nandi

Thursday 25th January 2018

South Shields C 1.5-3.5 Gosforth V

Posted by Lewis on January 25, 2018

Colin Vampbell 0-1 Noel Boustred
Chris Sayers 0-1 Joe Chan
Asanga Gunasekera ½-½ Gary Clarke
Mike Savin ½-½ Steve Wilde
Ben Wood ½-½ Tony Neville

Thursday 25th January 2018

South Shields D 3-2 Forest Hall F

Posted by Lewis on January 25, 2018

Gary Hunter ½-½ Weiming Xu
Stan Johnson 0-1 Ciaran Macdonald
Allan Blackburn ½-½ Ian Toward
Tim Wilton-Davies 1-0 Tanvi Manchineni
Jay Steel 0-1 Ryan Duff

Due to eligibility, Ryan Duff has defaulted board 5

Thursday 25th January 2018

Tynemouth C 3.5-1.5 Alnwick A

Posted by Lewis on January 24, 2018

Alex Mcfarlane 0-1 George Ellames
Gary Cornwall 1-0 Ralph Firth
Christian Smith 1-0 Paul Castledine
Lewis Self 1-0 Richard Perry
Joe Murray ½-½ Isaac Mills

Wednesday 24th January 2018

Forest Hall Admirals 3-2 Leam Lane Aces

Posted by Lewis on January 23, 2018

Tim Wall 0-1 David Walker
Caveh Madjdpour 1-0 Kirill Gara
Zheming Zhang ½-½ John Marsh
Yichen Han 1-0 Alan Young
Stuart Skelsey ½-½ Anu Chandra

Monday 22nd January 2018

Gosforth Empire 4.5-0.5 Morpeth A

Posted by Lewis on January 22, 2018

Andrew Lawson 1-0 Roger Coathup
James Moreby 1-0 Mike Smyth
Joseph Dalton 1-0 Richard Symonds
Michael McBeth ½-½ James Turner
Mick Riding 1-0 Alan Welsh

Monday 22nd January 2018

Tynemouth A 3-2 Tynedale Tans

Posted by Lewis on January 22, 2018

Paul Dargan ½-½ Gary Murphy
David Henderson ½-½ David Wrigley
Darren Laws ½-½ Tim Wrigley
John Clarke ½-½ Peter Crichton
Gary Cornwall 1-0 Dave Humphreys

Monday 22nd January 2018

Forest Hall Chieftains 2.5-2.5 Tynemouth B

Posted by Lewis on January 19, 2018

Stuart Skelsey ½-½ Keith Rockett
Johnny Wall Jnr ½-½ Steve Burnell
Mark Broughton 0-1 Dave Jarema
Paul Charlton 1-0 Dennis White
John Wall Snr ½-½ Ray Garside

Friday 19th January 2018

Gateshead 1-4 Tynemouth C

Posted by Lewis on January 18, 2018

Denise Mosse 0-1 Gary Cornwall
Bill Noble ½-½ Christian Smith
Peter Wells 0-1 John Morton
Alex Johnson ½-½ Phil Jackson
Asa Bayram 0-1 Joe Murray

Thursday 18th January 2018